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Moonsorrow

Country of origin:
Finland
Location:
Helsinki
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1995
Genre:
Folk/Pagan/Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Paganism, Folklore, Legends, War, Apocalypse
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1995-present
The name of the band was inspired by Celtic Frost's song "Sorrows of the Moon".

Started as a black metal band by the two Sorvali cousins. They started adding folk elements to their music eventually evolving into a pagan/folk metal band on their debut album "Suden uni". They have progressively blackened their sound again, starting with the "Verisäkeet" album.

Mitja Harvilahti and Markus Eurén ...
Current
Ville Seponpoika Sorvali Drums, Keyboards (1995-1996), Vocals (backing) (1996), Vocals (harsh) (1997-present), Bass (1998-present)
See also: Lakupaavi, ex-Crypt, ex-Thornfrost, ex-Woods of Belial, May Withers, ex-Amoral, ex-Ahti
Henri Urponpoika Sorvali Guitars, Vocals (clean), Vocals (backing), Keyboards, Accordion, Jew's harp, Recorder, Tin whistle (1995-present)
See also: Finntroll, Lakupaavi, ex-Crypt, ex-Masturbory, ex-Terrorthrone, ex-The Wicked, ex-Thornfrost, ex-Woods of Belial, Larharyhmä, ex-Barathrum, ex-Shaman (live), ex-Ahti, ex-Luokkasota, ex-Thunderdogs, ex-The Rasmus (live)
Marko "Baron" Tarvonen Drums, Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: Barren Earth, October Falls, Thy Serpent, Lakupaavi, ex-Arthemesia, ex-Gorewinter, ex-Masturbory, ex-The Wicked, ex-Chaosbreed, Larharyhmä, ex-Thunderdogs
Mitja Harvilahti Guitars, Vocals (harsh), Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: Lakupaavi, ex-Shadow Cut, ex-The Sinkage, ex-Tyrant, ex-Milkweed, Itäväylä
Markus Eurén Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-present)
See also: ex-Arthemesia, ex-Gorewinter, ex-Masturbory
Current (Live)
Janne Perttilä Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2007-present)
See also: Barren Earth, Rytmihäiriö, Lakupaavi, ex-The Sinkage, ex-Wind of Pain, ex-Milkweed, Circus of Flesh, Oheisvasara, ex-Acabó el Silencio
Ville Seponpoika Sorvali Drums, Keyboards (1995-1996), Vocals (backing) (1996), Vocals (harsh) (1997-present), Bass (1998-present)
See also: Lakupaavi, ex-Crypt, ex-Thornfrost, ex-Woods of Belial, May Withers, ex-Amoral, ex-Ahti
Henri Urponpoika Sorvali Guitars, Vocals (clean), Vocals (backing), Keyboards, Accordion, Jew's harp, Recorder, Tin whistle (1995-present)
See also: Finntroll, Lakupaavi, ex-Crypt, ex-Masturbory, ex-Terrorthrone, ex-The Wicked, ex-Thornfrost, ex-Woods of Belial, Larharyhmä, ex-Barathrum, ex-Shaman (live), ex-Ahti, ex-Luokkasota, ex-Thunderdogs, ex-The Rasmus (live)
Marko "Baron" Tarvonen Drums, Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: Barren Earth, October Falls, Thy Serpent, Lakupaavi, ex-Arthemesia, ex-Gorewinter, ex-Masturbory, ex-The Wicked, ex-Chaosbreed, Larharyhmä, ex-Thunderdogs
Mitja Harvilahti Guitars, Vocals (harsh), Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: Lakupaavi, ex-Shadow Cut, ex-The Sinkage, ex-Tyrant, ex-Milkweed, Itäväylä
Markus Eurén Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-present)
See also: ex-Arthemesia, ex-Gorewinter, ex-Masturbory
Current
Janne Perttilä Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2007-present)
See also: Barren Earth, Rytmihäiriö, Lakupaavi, ex-The Sinkage, ex-Wind of Pain, ex-Milkweed, Circus of Flesh, Oheisvasara, ex-Acabó el Silencio
Added by: Morrigan Modified by: Svartarkraka Lopterfinginn
Added on: 2002-07-16 20:41:46 Last modified on: 2014-12-14 23:27:50
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